Leadership. Innovation. Diversity.

Women in rural telecommunications are making their mark in the industry by bringing innovation and ideas to the table across every aspect of the business. The NTCA Women in Telecom program reflects progression, creativity, diversity and contributions that women make in the field. The program offers opportunities to connect and share your obstacles and successes. Be a part of change and recognize the need for women to take active and upward roles in the workplace and their community.


Connect. Inspire. And Grow With NTCA Events.

What better way to learn and grow than through the power of networking.  NTCA events catered specifically to the women of telecom is a great place to converge. Hear from other women, share your stories and draw in the lively roundtable discussions at the following NTCA events.  



Mean Girl Culture, Female Empowerment, Women In Business, Workplace Culture, Bad Workplace Practices, female relationships in the workplace


Connect With Women On The Rise


Women in the industry are connecting online to help each other grow. Join the NTCA Women In Telecom Listserv, a member's only resource, and start sharing your stories and challenges with other women on the rise within the rural telecom industry. Here, you could attain ideas from others on how to tackle barriers, overcome fears or grow in your career.


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Mentoring Program

Connect with a colleague on the rise or share your knowledge and experience with a female seeking guidance.  We're proud to announce that we are rolling out a beta mentoring program this year.  If you have interest in participating in the program, please contact us

Broadband Conversations With Jessica Rosenworcel

Broadband Conversations podcast is dedicated to highlighting women who are making an impact on our digital lives. In each episode, FCC Commissioner Jessica Rosenworcel talks about women who are breaking new ground and forging new paths in technology, media and innovation and about what they're working on, what's on their minds and what they think is next for the future. 


In the News

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NTCA's bookshelf: read

Women & Executive Office: Pathways & Performance
Challenges of Women Executives
Going to the Top: A Road Map for Success from America's Leading Women Executives
The Art of War for Women: Sun Tzu's Ancient Strategies and Wisdom for Winning at Work
The 10 Habits of Highly Successful Women

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Thank You to Our Generous Program Sponsors